Ubuntu - the Linux Distribution which began small and has grown to be among the most popular OSes nowadays. Read more about its benefits and drawbacks.
Ubuntu is a very popular OS, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on personal computers, its server version has been gaining in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases you can get and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike various other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you are able to customize its core, and / or all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you find fit. This allows you to install the optimal software environment for all your web applications regardless of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you will always find numerous materials on the web about any question or problem which you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We offer Ubuntu with our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you will be able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with just a click on the order page. We provide two versions, so as to make sure that the hosting server matches the requirements of the software that you'd like to set up. The full root accessibility to your server will help you set up any other software, since the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server safely through a console, however in case you would like to use a world wide web interface, you're free to install any kind of Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will handle a variety of tasks for you, among them regular Operating System upgrades.